A Card Making Gift For You!

A Card Making Gift For You!

For this weeks giveaway I’m offering “Kitty and Spiders” also “Bat and Spider” free digital stamp! This card making design is only available for about two weeks or so. After the card making digital stamps retire you can find them here: Card Making Artists Etsy Shop! Above are some examples of the “Kitty and Spiders”Continue Reading

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Featured Artist Teresa Kline

Featured Artist Teresa Kline

Teresa’s unique and whimsical card making style is what drew me to her web site and kept me coming back!  I knew I had to ask if she would be one of  my featured artists. I’m so glad she agreed. Teresa has such a great eye for color, composition and a flair for embellishments. IContinue Reading

Card Making News 9/10/14

Card Making News 9/10/14

Card making news for 9/10/14!  I went to my Stampin’ Up! card making class last night.  I decided to share the work space from our class this week. I’m so excited to have some new card making inspiration!  My sister-in-law Denise was able to go with me to class.  Hooray! We had a blast. AboveContinue Reading

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Generic Greeting Cards

Generic Greeting Cards

Generic greeting cards are wonderful to keep on hand.  For more than one reason!  Did you forget your Mom’s birthday?  I did!  That was a terrible year.  I was so focused on making my friends birthday special, that I spaced Mom’s birthday.  Can you imagine?  Mom is awesome, how could I forget?  Seems impossible now. Continue Reading

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Card Making News 9/4/14

Card Making News 9/4/14

  This week in Card Making News..ticka..ticka..ticka, I changed the digital stamp give-away (above) to the “Kitty and Ghost” image!  Originally the kitty was standing next the ghost: The kitty’s ears were to small and the kitty looks like he’s floating…so I redid it! I printed the PDF (four 3″x4″) on white card card stockContinue Reading

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Gold is the New Silver

Gold is the New Silver

Gold is the New Silver! I have found some amazing cards in the stash Donna Taylor gave me from the 2014 Stampin’ Up convention.  This card (above) is all about the gorgeous rich gold accents.  Silver was such a popular color for the last few years and it’s still a hot color but I’ve noticedContinue Reading

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Card Making News 8/27/14

Card Making News 8/27/14

Card making news 8/27/14! Every week I work on this calendar (above) which helps me stay focused and get things done for Card Making Artists, publishing companies and soon another site my brother and I will be launching.  So every week I get this calendar all pretty with colored pens and check boxes to checkContinue Reading

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Handmade Halloween Cards

Handmade Halloween Cards

I found a stash of handmade Halloween cards I wanted to share with you today!  Nothing like finding a bunch of fun cards that will inspire and make you go, “I could do that!”  Right? All of these cards are made using Stampin’ Up! card making Supplies. The Bat (above) is crafted using the owlContinue Reading

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Card Making News 8/20/14

Card Making News 8/20/14

Card Making news 8/20/14! This morning I woke up early, 6:30am then woke up my 16yr old, we drove to Sherwood 20 minutes away and the DMV was closed. WHAT?  Closed!  We had an appointment for the driving test this morning…..the 21st of August.  Nope.  Today is the 20th.  I’ve been ahead all week.  Ugh! Continue Reading

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Featured Artist Elina P.

Featured Artist Elina P.

Introducing my featured artist Elina P!  Elina is an active card maker from Louisiana, originally from Philadelphia, PA.  I’m really impressed with how active and interactive Elina is.  She will always have a sweet comments and encouraging words to say to her fellow card makers.  When I first started in the world of card making,Continue Reading

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Card Making News

Card Making News

My sad card making news, I’m working on more illustrations for greeting card publishing companies.  That’s not sad but…I have three rejection letters!  Ugh.  I was told this is normal and OK, even though you hear that rejection it’s normal and to be expected and you know it, doesn’t mean it’s not discouraging.  I wouldContinue Reading

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